Nail Design

Gem-Like Nail Art

by Beth Livesay | March 1, 2019
Photography: Brian LoveModel: Aliya ProttoMakeup: Bethany J. Garita

Photography: Brian Love
Model: Aliya Protto
Makeup: Bethany J. Garita

Nail artist Shirlee Ann Kerr wanted to do a shoot for over a year featuring Glendora Gems. Kerr has had a longtime affinity for rocks, gems, crystals, and natural elements. “I am in awe of their natural individual beauty,” says Kerr. Nails were created the day before the shoot, layering polish, gel-polish, and hand-painted details. The gold look features actual metal fragments. Kerr has been in the industry for 26 years and does freelance editorial work in Los Angeles.

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